Flash Fiction: ‘The only evidence…’

This piece of flash fiction was published on Paragraph Planet, 17 July 2015.
Cyhoeddwyd y darn ar wefan Paragraph Planet, 17 Gorffennaf 2015.


The only evidence of Alice’s fifteen minutes of fame was now wrapped around her fish and chips. Stunned, she had forgotten those kind words written about her when she’d been crowned carnival queen three years previously. The newspaper pictures showed a Size-10, pre-baby Alice that she herself didn’t recognize, and as the grease seeped through the paper, she watched the photograph morph into a monster; the frumpy Mummy-Alice that had changed some time ago.